The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 617 443 327
Rank change year-on-year
-174 -116
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 16 217 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.44% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 1.72% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16 217 310
Average salary £22,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCAD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11341 12599 11271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.44% 25.72% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9220 10129 9196
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCAD across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in London

MCAD
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCAD across the London region.

MCAD Salary Trend in London

MCAD
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCAD across the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

MCAD Salary Histogram in London

MCAD
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCAD within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +20 2 £60,000 +9.09%
MCAD
England

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing MCAD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCAD.

1 47 (100.00%) .NET
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 47 (100.00%) C#
1 47 (100.00%) MCSD
1 47 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (95.74%) ASP.NET
2 45 (95.74%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (85.11%) MCTS
4 38 (80.85%) .NET Framework
5 35 (74.47%) MVC
6 34 (72.34%) Degree
7 33 (70.21%) NUnit
8 28 (59.57%) Scrum
9 26 (55.32%) TDD
9 26 (55.32%) Games
9 26 (55.32%) NHibernate
9 26 (55.32%) MCP
9 26 (55.32%) LINQ
9 26 (55.32%) Kanban
9 26 (55.32%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (55.32%) Rhino Mocks
9 26 (55.32%) Moq
9 26 (55.32%) BDD
9 26 (55.32%) Web Application Development
10 21 (44.68%) HTML
11 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
12 14 (29.79%) SharePoint
12 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
12 14 (29.79%) SQL
12 14 (29.79%) IIS

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing MCAD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (29.79%) IIS
1 14 (29.79%) SharePoint
1 14 (29.79%) SharePoint 2013
2 12 (25.53%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (23.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.38%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (29.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (29.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (70.21%) NUnit
2 26 (55.32%) Rhino Mocks
2 26 (55.32%) Moq
3 11 (23.40%) Visual Studio
4 7 (14.89%) MSBuild
4 7 (14.89%) CruiseControl
4 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (55.32%) Games
2 4 (8.51%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (95.74%) Developer
2 28 (59.57%) .NET Developer
3 26 (55.32%) Junior Developer
3 26 (55.32%) Graduate
3 26 (55.32%) Junior .NET Developer
3 26 (55.32%) Junior
4 7 (14.89%) CRM Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Software Programmer
4 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Software Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Programmer
5 3 (6.38%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) Analyst
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (95.74%) ASP.NET
3 38 (80.85%) .NET Framework
4 26 (55.32%) NHibernate
4 26 (55.32%) LINQ
4 26 (55.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (44.68%) HTML
6 12 (25.53%) CSS
6 12 (25.53%) WCF
7 9 (19.15%) Entity Framework
7 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 7 (14.89%) DHTML
9 3 (6.38%) Ajax
10 2 (4.26%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (95.74%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (74.47%) MVC
3 28 (59.57%) Scrum
4 26 (55.32%) TDD
4 26 (55.32%) Kanban
4 26 (55.32%) BDD
4 26 (55.32%) Web Application Development
5 12 (25.53%) CRM
6 9 (19.15%) Software Engineering
7 7 (14.89%) Unit Testing
7 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (14.89%) Migration
7 7 (14.89%) ITIL
7 7 (14.89%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (14.89%) OO
7 7 (14.89%) Change Control
7 7 (14.89%) Project Management
7 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
8 6 (12.77%) SOA
9 5 (10.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
2 14 (29.79%) SQL
3 12 (25.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (100.00%) MCSD
1 47 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (85.11%) MCTS
3 34 (72.34%) Degree
4 26 (55.32%) MCP
5 14 (29.79%) MCPD
6 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
6 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
7 8 (17.02%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Microsoft